Development

Potential & Upcoming Developments in Boston

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It’s not exactly a secret that the city of Boston and its surrounding areas are booming with new infrastructure. The MBTA is set to unveil its newly extended Green Line service in under a year. Cranes flood the skyline to erect new office space, hotels, and luxury living spaces. Housing is always a topic of discussion and the city is …

Staging

Staging Your Home to Sell It

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  For those of you who may not be familiar with home staging, it is defined as, “the activity or practice of styling and furnishing a property for sale in such a way as to enhance its attractiveness to potential buyers.” Essentially, professionals are hired to come into a home that’s being sold to furnish and style it in the …

fixer-upper

What to Know Before Buying a Fixer-Upper

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  Most people probably associate the term “fixer-upper” with the famous show on HGTV. In this show, Chip and Joanna Gaines completely remodel and design dingy homes. They turn an “absolutely not” for a home buyer into everything they wanted in a home and more. However, these two reality stars are professionals and typically know what they’re getting themselves into. …

North End

Boston’s Beautiful North End

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It’s quaint and full of historical protections as the oldest residential community in the city. The neighborhood has a traditional Bostonian feel full of brick roads and sidewalks. It’s where Prince pasta was born in 1912. A neighborhood where an influx of Italian immigrants led to endless stories and many highly-rated restaurants. It’s all known as the North End. The …

Relocating

Top 5 Tips for Relocating Home Buyers

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Buying and/or selling a home can become quite a process. There’s a lot of moving parts, lots of questions, and even more paperwork. However, relocating amplifies this process and adds in more moving parts, questions, and paperwork. But, there are a handful of things that you can do to make things less difficult and more enjoyable! Here are Moving Greater …

Magazine

“Covering” Real Estate in Boston This Month

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Have you snagged a copy of Boston Agent Magazine’s latest issue yet? If not, we highly recommend you do! Or at least check out the current issue here.   Moving Greater Boston’s very own Josh Stephens is featured on the cover of the first issue of 2019. Boston Agent Magazine is a real estate news and information source that covers …

New Year Resolutions

New Year Resolutions for Your Home

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Happy New Year! Another year is gone and a new one is here to stay for 365 days. Every year around this time, people around us set goals they would like to achieve during the new year. Usually, it’s something along the lines of wanting to lose weight, eat better, procrastinate less, or whatever else someone feels will have a …

Back Bay

The Incredible Neighborhood of Back Bay

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If you’re looking for a neighborhood in Boston to call home, or simply venture out to, with a true Bostonian feel, Back Bay is the destination for you. This neighborhood is home to some of the tallest buildings in the city that make up the Boston skyline. Additionally, it has some of the best preserved 19th century rows of Victorian …

holidays

Why Boston is the Perfect Place for the Holidays

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Boston during the holiday season is arguably one of the best cities in the country to be in. Holiday decorations line the streets encompassing many backgrounds and religions. Celebrations fill the city from hanging wreaths to lighting trees. People walk around with a spring in their step and a little extra cheer. And most importantly, the cold air (and if …

Realty Trust

An Introduction to Realty Trusts

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We all know that a house is one of our most important investments. If you’re in the market for a home, looking to sell, or are interested in becoming an investor, you might be familiar with various mortgage products, the current mortgage rates, and the reputation of the local school system, but how much do you know about trusts? There …